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Department of Psychology

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Nov 30, 2018
Campus News

A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.


Nov 27, 2018
Research

UNLV psychology professor hopes study will influence treatments.


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Nov 7, 2018
Research

Privacy threats are just as effective at scaring off illegal downloaders as big fines, UNLV study finds.


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Oct 18, 2018
Campus News

The “Most Spirited Rebel” contestants share the reasons they rep for the Rebels wherever they go.


Jeanne Hamrick
Oct 10, 2018
People

College of Liberal Arts Alumna of the Year Jeanne Hamrick helps keep the funds flowing to Southern Nevada charities.


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Oct 4, 2018
Research

The public is invited to get a first-hand glimpse at innovation.


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Oct 1, 2018
Campus News

In the days after the Oct. 1 tragedy, UNLV mental health experts helped hundreds deal with the trauma. Three of them share their insights.


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Sep 28, 2018
Research

After the Oct. 1 shooting, UNLV researcher Stephen Benning found increases in stress and gratitude. Here, he shares perspective on his findings.


Six UNLV researchers
Sep 26, 2018
Research
The history of health research is one of men studying men. Several UNLV researchers are flipping the script, creating new possibilities for women’s health and well-being in the process.

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Sep 25, 2018
Campus News

In the wake of the Oct. 1 shooting, UNLV academics found new avenues for study. In the process, they’re helping our community explore the issues and heal from the trauma.


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Sep 7, 2018
People

Do children raised by male caregivers have different perceptions of gender as a result of who raised them? This psychology major spent her summer exploring the question.


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Aug 24, 2018
Research

UNLV professor Brad Donohue uses family behavior therapy to develop program to change sports culture and optimize athletic performance.


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Aug 9, 2018
Research

UNLV, Tufts University, and international research team offers new clues about which key proteins in the brain play a role in controlling epilepsy, anxiety, and other disorders.


Acting UNLV President Marta Meana
Jun 4, 2018
Campus News

Meana, a professor and administrator at UNLV since 1997, will serve in UNLV’s top post beginning July 1 through the completion of a national search.